ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Oct 2009

In October 2009, the government of Colombia announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 14 Oct 2009 | Removal date: 14 Apr 2011
Still in force

Import tariff

On 14 October 2009, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 3969 the temporary elimination of import duties on textiles such as silk, wool, and cotton yarns and fabrics as well as on man-made and other fabrics. This measure is effective with the adoption of the Decree until 31 December 2009. 
 
On 3 February 2010, Colombia's Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism adopted in Decree No. 322 the temporary continuation of the elimination of import duties on these tariff lines. This measure is effective with the adoption of the Decree until 31 March 2010.